Competitive Salary
Published
December 12, 2022
Location
Stokesley
Job Type
Job Reference
20994
Consultant
Jack Vasey

Description

Do you have experience in a fast-paced purchasing environment? Have you previously worked within an agricultural or animal feed industry?

We have recently registered a position with a leading supplier of agricultural and animal products, who are looking to add a Buyer to their purchasing team reporting to the Director. Within the role, you will ensure the wholesale business is correctly stocked for customer orders.

Your other duties within the role will consist of the following:

  • Daily procurement of the goods required to satisfy customer demands
  • Liaising with and developing supplier relationships
  • Development of monthly promotional literature
  • Data analysis
  • Reviewing market structure and market trends to develop our product portfolio
  • Regular price comparisons to ensure we remain competitive in the market
  • Liaising with and developing supplier relationships

To be considered for the position you must hold some, if not all, of the following criteria:

  • Have a minimum of 2 years experience within procurement or equivalent commercial role
  • Have experience in cost reduction and margin optimisation through strong negotiation
  • Educated to GCSE level (minimum) and have a grade C or above in Maths and English
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills, in particular, Microsoft Excel
  • Self-motivated, highly organised and able to work well under pressure to meet deadlines whilst prioritising a busy work schedule
  • Excellent communicator at all levels with the ability to build strong relationships with colleagues and suppliers.
  • A flexible team player with a can-do attitude

 

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